Circuit Podcast

Posted Sep 23, 2021
By Thomasin Sleigh

Artists' Moving Image in the pandemic era—a glut of compromise or new horizons for exhibition and accessibility? Three curators and arts professionals discuss a shift from showing in small towns, major cities, and institutions to the online space, and what the future might bring.

Posted Jun 27, 2015
By Mark Amery

In conjunction with her show at Enjoy Gallery I thought I would of climbed more mountains by now, Bridget Reweti (Ngāti Ranginui, Ngāi Te Rangi) discusses lost utopias, her singing lessons and how Māori have adapted new spiritual movements.

Your host is Mark Amery, Music by Tlaotlon. Supported by Creative New Zealand

Posted May 25, 2015
By Mark Amery

"I'm more interested in shows with smaller budgets but bigger ideas".

Posted May 13, 2015
By Mark Amery

“I wanted to be very ambitious at a time when it looked like the economy was collapsing”. 

In this pod Lisa Reihana discusses her installation in Pursuit of Venus (infected) at the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. Based on 19th century wallpaper, Reihana’s scrolling video installation addresses a moment of early colonial contact between European and South Pacific peoples.

Posted Apr 16, 2015
By Mark Amery

What makes a group of works an exhibition? How does one translate a public art action into the gallery? How does art give witness to catastrophe? These and other big questions on this CIRCUIT CAST as Emil Dryburgh, Mark Jackson and host Mark Amery review the recent St Paul St show Invisible Energy.

Posted Apr 2, 2015
By Mark Amery

What makes a video a performance? In this podcast Mark Amery interviews Denise Batchelor and Erica Sklenars about their work in the The Performance Arcade, an annual festival of “installation, performance art, sonic art, audio-visual art, interactive media, culinary art and live music” presented in shipping containers on the Wellington waterfront.

Posted Mar 19, 2015
By Mark Amery

In our first pod for 2015 we discuss the online component of The Drowned World, an exhibition of student work curated by Daniel Satele for Tautai Pacific Arts Trust. Featuring panellists Claudia Arozqueta, Thomasin Sleigh and host Mark Amery.

Posted Dec 11, 2014
By Mark Amery

What were the best exhibitions of 2014? Best emerging artist? Best art writing? Did the public programme taken over the exhibition? Are you cuddling a Care Bear? Megan Dunn, Martin Patrick and host Mark Amery ask the important questions about the year that was, with email best-of's from Pod regular Thomasin Sleigh.

Posted Nov 25, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this edition of CIRCUIT Cast we interview Tahi Moore about his recent show at Hopkinson Mossman Psyche Rebuild and discuss how his practice investigates the gap between thought and language; in our round table discussion our guests Mark Jackson and Ahilapalapa Rands discuss the Auckland Art G

Posted Nov 12, 2014
By Mark Amery

In this CIRCUIT podcast we take a break from our usual three-act format to interview Adnan Yıldız, incoming director of Artspace Auckland. Adnan talks about research, collaboration and his vision for Artspace. Additional comments from acting Artspace Director Anna Gardner. Your interviewer as always is Mark Amery.

Edited by Callum Devlin.